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What To Consider Before Going Back To School In Midlife

What To Consider Before Going Back To School In Midlife

Going back to school in your forties and fifties can be scary, but sometimes necessary, especially in this post-recession roller coaster economy. In 2010 the National Center for Education Statistics claimed that over 3.9 million people ages 35 and over were enrolled in degree-granting institutions. To enroll in college and start a new career when […]

Age Friendly College Towns For Older Adults

Age Friendly College Towns For Older Adults

WILLIAM RIFFER, 70, hopscotched around the country during a career in the Navy and later as a manager in the nuclear power industry, moving 19…

Never Too Late To Learn An Instrument

Never Too Late To Learn An Instrument

Based on: The Vintage Years: Finding Your Inner Artist (Writer, Musician, Visual Artist) After Sixty by Francine Toder, Ph.D. © 2013 As a graduate student…

Aging Brain Will Be in Better Shape If You’ve Taken Music Lessons

Aging Brain Will Be in Better Shape If You’ve Taken Music Lessons

Are music lessons the way to get smarter? That’s what a lot of parents (and experts) believe: Studying an instrument gives children an advantage in…

Seniors Flex Creative Muscles In Retirement Arts Colonies

Seniors Flex Creative Muscles In Retirement Arts Colonies

Some famous writers, painters and musicians have done some of their best work in their later years — impressionist Claude Monet, for one. But at…

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Solutions for Aging in Modern Times

This is a highly informative inside look at what the nation’s leading organizations are doing to plan for our aging…

Student for a Day: One Day University Lectures

Student for a Day: One Day University Lectures

How would you like to attend a one-day series of lectures by today’s elite college professors? Well, now you can. Thanks to One Day University, thousands of mature adults can now access inspiring learning experiences…

Take Ivy League Courses Online

Take Ivy League Courses Online

Have you just retired, emptied your nest, changed careers, or simply want to expand your intellectual horizons? If so, you must check out the amazing online educational platform currently at everyone’s disposal. MOOCs, or Massive Open Online…

Educational Travel: The World Is Yours!

Educational Travel: The World Is Yours!

There are many methods for pursuing lifelong education, but only one can bring your studies to life: educational…

Age Is No Barrier to Learning a New Language

Learning a new language may be the most universal bucket list item, but many give up on the…

Grandfather Returns to School, Fulfills Childhood Dream

Durga Kami, 68, has been unable to fulfill his life-long dream of getting educated – until now. As part…

Supercharge Your Diet, Empower Your Brain

Supercharge Your Diet, Empower Your Brain

What would you do to strengthen and protect your brain in old age? For most of us, cognitive health is our number…


Continue Lifelong Learning using Podcasts

Continue Lifelong Learning using Podcasts

Eager to engage in lifelong learning, but unsure of where to start? Look no further than podcasts! These…

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